When Atarah, the pampered daunghter of a wealthy merchant, learns that her father intends to sacrifice her beloved nephew to the bronze god, Ninlel, she flees with the baby and a beloved slave. pursued by the evil Dagaar and at risk of falling prey to one of the mysterious Nephilim, she loses her way in an underground labyrinth, battles through anash storm and barely escapes the leader of a community of escaped slaves.
But she is totally unaware of the greatest danger of all. Noah’s Flood is coming soon and threatens to snuff out her life is she doent’t reach the safety of the ark in time. Unfortunately, Atarah will do anyting to avoid the dark.
This richly-researched novel uses numerous historical sources while staying true to the events outlined in genesis.